Cloddy Knowe, Scousburgh

Cloddy Knowe, Scousburgh, Dunrossness, Shetland, ZE2 9JH

Offers Over £138,000



CLOSING DATE - 12 noon on Friday 23 April 2021

Well-presented two bedroom, south-facing detached house, in Scousburgh, with fantastic panoramic views over the South mainland towards Spiggie loch, Spiggie beach and outwards to sea towards Foula.

The property is a walk-in condition after a scheme of internal renovation works have been done over the years and also external upgrades including chipped parking and developed garden areas which surround the house.

‘Cloddy Knowe’ is a stone-built house with a pitched roof covered in fibre cement slates with an additional lean-to extension, is fully double glazed, heated by electric storage and panel heaters, solid fuel burner in the living room and also has high ceilings in the original property.

Accommodation Comprises of a living room, two bedrooms, kitchen / dining area and a bathroom.

Externally there is chipped parking, large garage / shed, main garden, separate fenced area with greenhouse, play area, and vegetable patch.


Cloddy Knowe is situated in Scousburgh in the South mainland of Shetland which is approximately 23 miles from Lerwick. Lots of local attractions close by consisting of Spiggie Beach and St. Ninians Isle and amenities include Mainland’s shop and petrol station, Dunrossness Primary School and a bit further afield there is a doctor’s surgery at Levenwick and a high school and swimming pool at Sandwick ,a short distance North.


Property ID: 20264921
Price: Offers Over £138,000
Property Type: Cottage
Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 1
Receptions: 1
Gardens: 1
Parking Spaces: 4

Room Details

Hallway (3.4m x 1.2)

South facing UPVC front door leading into carpeted hallway, electric storage heater, 2.7m high ceilings with doors leading into the two bedrooms and the living room.

Living Room (4.3m x 3.9m)

Spacious room with 2.7m high coved ceilings, carpet to the floor, two ceiling light pendants, electric storage heater, tiled fireplace with natural wood surround, multi-fuel burning stove, corner shelved recess, door leading into kitchen / dining area.

Kitchen (4m x 1.6m)

Hardwood flooring continues from dining area into the country-style kitchen with soft-closing white cabinet doors, laminate worktop, fitted oven, hob, cooker hood, microwave, white splashback, one and a half bowl sink and drainage area and West and North facing windows, built-in pantry cupboard and separate cupboard which also houses the hot water cylinder.

Dining Area (4.1m x 3m)

Dining area has West facing window, wooden flooring, electric panel heater, supporting roof pillar, step down into kitchen area, built-in cupboard with shelving, floor space currently used for American style fridge/ freezer.

Bedroom 1 (4.09m x 3.3m)

Carpeted bedroom with 2.7m high coved ceiling, deep skirting boards surrounding the room, white painted room, central light pendant, fireplace with stone hearth, two deep window cills and windows facing East and South.

Bedroom 2 (3.4m x 3.1m)

Carpeted bedroom with 2.7m high coved ceiling, deep skirting boards surrounding the room, white painted room, three-ceiling pendant light, deep windowsill with North facing window.

Bathroom (2.6m x 1.4m)

Mixer shower over bath with shower screen, tiled area around the bath and toilet walls, splash back tiles around sink and mirror, extractor fan, tiled floor with underfloor heating, electric heated towel rail and East facing window.

Rear Porch (1.5m x 0.9m)

East facing Upvc back door, v-lined walls, ceiling pendant and stone tiled floor, doors leading into bathroom and the kitchen.


Garage / Shed (7.6 x 6.6m)

Large garage / shed with concrete floor, fixed shelving and enclosed workshop area.

Main garden including a separate fenced area for greenhouse, play area and vegetable patch.

Electricity: Mains
Water: Mains
Drainage: Septic Tank
Telephone:- Connected
Heating:- Electric Storage Heaters, Panel Heater and Multi-fuel Burner

Council Tax - Band A

EPC Rating - Band E

All fixed items in the sale including fridge/ freezer and washing machine.

Immediate entry available on conclusion of legal formalities with a flexible entry date.

By appointment only. Contact 01595 747 045 or email

Parties wishing to be advised of a closing date should formally note their interest with the selling agent via a solicitor.

Arthur & Simpson
68 Commercial Street, Lerwick, ZE1 0DL
Telephone 01595 747 045

DISCLAIMER Note: Whilst we endeavour to make these particulars accurate, they do not offer/form any part of a contract on offer and are not guaranteed. Measurements are approximate. We have not tested electricity, gas or water services or any appliances. Photographs may have been taken with a wide-angle lens.